Francesco Zaraca

Summary

Affiliation: Regional Hospital
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of intraoperative angiography in arterial thromboembolectomy for non-traumatic acute upper limb ischaemia
    Heinrich Ebner
    Department of Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Regional Hospital Bozen
    Chir Ital 56:345-50. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Does routine completion angiogram during embolectomy for acute upper-limb ischemia improve outcomes?
    Francesco Zaraca
    Department of Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Regional Hospital Bolzano, Bolzano, Italy
    Ann Vasc Surg 26:1064-70. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting long-term outcomes after thromboembolectomy for acute lower limb ischemia
    F Zaraca
    Department of Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Regional Hospital Bolzano, Bolzano, Italy
    Minerva Chir 67:49-57. 2012
  4. pmc Hyperoncotic colloids and acute kidney injury: a meta-analysis of randomized trials
    Christian J Wiedermann
    Department of Internal Medicine, Central Hospital of Bolzano, Lorenz Böhler Street 5, 39100 Bolzano, Italy
    Crit Care 14:R191. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Lower extremity traumatic vascular injury at a level II trauma center: an analysis of limb loss risk factors and outcomes
    F Zaraca
    Department of Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Regional Hospital Bolzano, Bolzano, Italy
    Minerva Chir 66:397-407. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Routine versus selective use of intraoperative angiography during thromboembolectomy for acute lower limb ischemia: analysis of outcomes
    Francesco Zaraca
    Department of Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Regional Hospital Bozen, Bozen, Italy
    Ann Vasc Surg 24:621-7. 2010
  7. doi request reprint The posterior approach in the treatment of popliteal artery aneurysm: feasibility and analysis of outcome
    Francesco Zaraca
    Department of Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Regional Hospital Bozen, Bozen, Italy
    Ann Vasc Surg 24:863-70. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Contrast media-induced nephropathy in patients undergoing angiography prior to or during vascular surgery: a systematic review
    F Zaraca
    Department of Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Central Hospital of Bolzano, Bolzano, Italy
    Minerva Chir 66:553-60. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Endovascular treatment of a left subclavian pseudoaneurysm induced by ingestion of a foreign body
    Carlo Stringari
    Department of Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Regional Hospital Bozen, Bozen, Italy
    Ann Vasc Surg 27:672.e7-11. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of hepatic artery aneurysm: a case report
    Francesco Zaraca
    Department of Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Central Hospital, Bolzano
    Chir Ital 60:453-6. 2008

Collaborators

  • C J Wiedermann
  • Carlo Stringari
  • Heinrich Ebner
  • Patrizio Sbraga
  • Bruto Randone

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of intraoperative angiography in arterial thromboembolectomy for non-traumatic acute upper limb ischaemia
    Heinrich Ebner
    Department of Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Regional Hospital Bozen
    Chir Ital 56:345-50. 2004
    ..05). There were no amputations at 1 month. We recommend intraoperative arteriography as a routine procedure due to its positive influence on the outcome of thromboembolectomy for acute upper limb ischaemia...
  2. doi request reprint Does routine completion angiogram during embolectomy for acute upper-limb ischemia improve outcomes?
    Francesco Zaraca
    Department of Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Regional Hospital Bolzano, Bolzano, Italy
    Ann Vasc Surg 26:1064-70. 2012
    ..Most published evidence derives from analysis of lower-limb thromboembolectomies. The aim of our retrospective study was to elucidate the value of routine completion angiogram in acute arterial embolism of the upper limb...
  3. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting long-term outcomes after thromboembolectomy for acute lower limb ischemia
    F Zaraca
    Department of Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Regional Hospital Bolzano, Bolzano, Italy
    Minerva Chir 67:49-57. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze factors influencing outcomes of surgical management for lower limb acute ischemia...
  4. pmc Hyperoncotic colloids and acute kidney injury: a meta-analysis of randomized trials
    Christian J Wiedermann
    Department of Internal Medicine, Central Hospital of Bolzano, Lorenz Böhler Street 5, 39100 Bolzano, Italy
    Crit Care 14:R191. 2010
    ..It has been hypothesized that hyperoncotic colloids might contribute to acute kidney injury (AKI). However, the validity of this hypothesis remains unclear...
  5. ncbi request reprint Lower extremity traumatic vascular injury at a level II trauma center: an analysis of limb loss risk factors and outcomes
    F Zaraca
    Department of Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Regional Hospital Bolzano, Bolzano, Italy
    Minerva Chir 66:397-407. 2011
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Routine versus selective use of intraoperative angiography during thromboembolectomy for acute lower limb ischemia: analysis of outcomes
    Francesco Zaraca
    Department of Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Regional Hospital Bozen, Bozen, Italy
    Ann Vasc Surg 24:621-7. 2010
    ..However, it is still matter of debate if intraoperative angiography should be routinely performed in all cases or only in selected cases, depending on intraoperative findings, when the surgeon suspects an incomplete desobstruction...
  7. doi request reprint The posterior approach in the treatment of popliteal artery aneurysm: feasibility and analysis of outcome
    Francesco Zaraca
    Department of Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Regional Hospital Bozen, Bozen, Italy
    Ann Vasc Surg 24:863-70. 2010
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Contrast media-induced nephropathy in patients undergoing angiography prior to or during vascular surgery: a systematic review
    F Zaraca
    Department of Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Central Hospital of Bolzano, Bolzano, Italy
    Minerva Chir 66:553-60. 2011
    ..Those undergoing completion angiography appear to be at even higher risk, particularly if severely azotemic. Further randomized clinical trials analyzing strategies for preventing contrast-induced nephropathy are needed...
  9. doi request reprint Endovascular treatment of a left subclavian pseudoaneurysm induced by ingestion of a foreign body
    Carlo Stringari
    Department of Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Regional Hospital Bozen, Bozen, Italy
    Ann Vasc Surg 27:672.e7-11. 2013
    ..We present a case of subclavian artery-esophageal fistula complicated by mediastinitis in a 45-year-old man. The fistula, induced by ingestion of a fish bone, was successfully treated by endovascular stent grafting and left thoracotomy...
  10. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of hepatic artery aneurysm: a case report
    Francesco Zaraca
    Department of Vascular and Thoracic Surgery, Central Hospital, Bolzano
    Chir Ital 60:453-6. 2008
    ..The patient was subsequently weaned from the ventilator and was discharged to our ward 4 days after surgery. No long-term hepatic or pancreatic complications were detected...